The first table below looks at the demand for CentOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CentOS over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
CentOS Linux
Rank 127 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CentOS 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.073% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £405
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
573 490 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.04% 19.72% 15.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 196 200
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 34 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +32.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £33.70 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
CentOS
South East

CentOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CentOS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

CentOS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CentOS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CentOS across the Berkshire region.

CentOS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CentOS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CentOS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 1 £425 - 4
Slough - 1 - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
CentOS
South East

CentOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CentOS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CentOS.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) AIX
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 2 (40.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) Perl
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle

CentOS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CentOS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CentOS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) SSH
2 1 (20.00%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) RIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Ivy
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) CPAN
1 1 (20.00%) X-Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Kanban
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) C-shell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Sendmail
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
1 1 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (20.00%) YUM
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Symantec
4 2 (40.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (20.00%) MobileIron
5 1 (20.00%) McAfee
5 1 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (20.00%) Google
5 1 (20.00%) Brocade
5 1 (20.00%) Sun
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Vignette
5 1 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) EMC
Reading, Berkshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 300-425 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago